Names released in mass fatal Tule Indian reservation shooting

5 killed in shooting

Officials have released the names of those killed and wounded in the shooting at the Tule Indian Reservation.
 
On Saturday, Dec. 8, at about 7:47 p.m., Tulare County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call regarding shots fired on the 100 block of Chimney Road of the Tule Indian Reservation.
 
Sheriff officials said upon arrival they found the body of Irene Celaya, 60, and Francisco Moreno, 61.
 
Officials said they also found the son of the suspect 6-year-old Andrew Celaya, and he was taken to a hospital in Visalia, then on to a second hospital in Fresno, according to authorities.
 
Deputies said another man, identified as Bernard Franco - AKA Moreno, 53, was found dead in a shed on the property.
 
According to officials, the person who called in the shooting said the suspect fled the scene in a green Jeep Cherokee.
 
The suspect was identified as Hector Celaya.  He was seen leaving the scene with his two daughters, 8-year-old Alyssa, and 5-year-old Linea.
 
Detectives said they were able to use Celaya's cell phone in order to find him.

Deputies said they found the Jeep in the area of Avenue 220 and Road 254.
 
According to officials, they attempted to make a traffic stop, but the driver refused to stop.
 
A pursuit began and ended east of Road 216 at about 1:48 a.m.
 
According to officials, the suspect fired his weapon and deputies fired back.

Officials said they found Alyssa, dead inside the Jeep.
 
His other daughter, Linea Celaya, was taken to a local hospital for treatment.

Officials said that Hector shot his children.

Hector died as a result of his injuries.

All of the victims were related to the suspect.

Multiple officers were involved in the shooting and were placed on paid administrative leave per standard protocol during officer involved shootings.

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